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Boosting productivity and human capital will foster economic growth, more jobs and higher incomes, says OECD
UNITAR And SICPA Establish Cooperation to Issue Digital Certificates for Hackathons
OECD takes first step in accession discussions with Argentina, Brazil, Bulgaria, Croatia, Peru and Romania
Visit of UN Expert on Human Rights in Sudan Adama Dieng postponed
Reviving productivity growth and improving labour market participation key for sustained recovery from Covid, says OECD
Press briefing notes on Yemen 18 January
Slovak Republic: prioritise reforms to optimise strength and quality of recovery and future growth, says OECD
Five years after UNSC Resolution 2334, international accountability to end Israeli occupation is more important than ever
Denmark: focus on climate policy and labour market inclusion for strong and sustainable recovery, says OECD
Stop reprisals against woman human rights defender – UN expert: Indonesia
Sustainable tourism can offer mountain communities path to prosperity and inclusion
Portugal: use post-Covid recovery plan to bolster growth and public finances, says OECD
Martine Letts to lead Asialink as new CEO
Japan: broaden digital transition to strengthen economic recovery from Covid, says OECD
OECD Economic Outlook sees recovery continuing but warns of growing imbalances and risks
Policy Call for Universal Parenting Support to Prevent Abuse and Neglect of Children
14th UN Forum on Minority IssuesGeneva, 2
Government commits to international effort to ban and regulate killer robots
New report estimates there are 35 million “missing entrepreneurs” across OECD area
ICRC elects new president
UNOSAT: 20 years of operations leading to UN Satellite Centre
Do more to support children born of rape in armed conflict and their mothers, UN committees urge States
France: Invest in skills, digitalisation and green transition to strengthen recovery, says OECD
Foreign Affairs Minister concludes visit to Indonesia
COP26: More than expected, less than hoped
UN Human Rights Chief designates Adama Dieng as expert on human rights in Sudan
Senior UN official calls for holistic approach to tackle security and human rights crisis: Mali
Committee against Torture Opens Seventy-second Session, Elects New Chair and Bureau
COP26: Agricultural expansion drives almost 90 percent of global deforestation
OECD and Viet Nam sign MoU to deepen co-operation and support reforms
Energy price surge underlines need to accelerate clean energy transitions rather than subsidise fossil fuels – OECD & IEA
OECD Secretary-General Mathias Cormann welcomes outcome of G20 Leaders Summit
Announcing 2021 Meaningful Business 100
UN Assistant Secretary-General for Human Rights to visit Mali 1
OECD Development Assistance Committee commits to align development co-operation with goals of Paris Agreement
Health – Political Choice: Solidarity, Science and Solutions
G20 economies are pricing more carbon emissions but stronger globally more coherent policy action is needed to meet climate goals
OECD and Arab Republic of Egypt inaugurate three-year programme to support key reforms
Statement by OECD Secretary-General on future levels of climate finance
Remarks by Under-Secretary-General of UN and UN Women Executive Director, Sima Bahous,
Remarks by Secretary-General António Guterres at UN Security Council Open Debate on Women, Peace and Security
WHO and partners call for action to better protect health and care workers from Covid
Take five: Investing in gender equality and women peacebuilders makes for lasting peace
UN Women statement on International Day of Rural Women
International community strikes ground-breaking tax deal for digital age
Statement by Group of Experts on Yemen on HRC rejection of resolution to renew their mandate
WHO, UN set out steps to meet world COVID vaccination targets
Sima Bahous of Jordan sworn in as Executive Director of UN Women